Martin Erat BIO:
2012-13: Tallied an assist on 4/18 at OTT. Scored first goal, the GWG, and first assist with WSH on 4/16 vs. TOR. Made WSH debut on 4/4 vs. NYI. Tallied 1g-7a in final 8 games with NSH. Recorded 2a on 3/25 vs. EDM. Registered 2a on 3/23 vs. CBJ. Tallied 1g-2a on 3/21 vs. CGY. Recorded 2a on 2/14 vs. PHX. Collected 1g-2a on 2/5 at STL. Scored GWG on 1/22 at MIN. Recorded 2a on 1/21 vs. STL. Scored first goal of the season on 1/19 vs. CBJ.
T-2nd on NSH in 2012 in assists (3). Set up GWG in Game 4 of the WCQ at DET. Registered points in three straight games during the 2011 WCS (Games 2-4). Led NSH, and tied for the 2010 series lead, in goals (4). Ranked 2nd on the club in points (4g-1a). Scored NSH firsteverpostseason penalty shot goal in a Game 3 victory; It was the second playoff penalty shot in team history, and the 19th successful attempt on the 59th penalty shot in Stanley Cup Playoff history. Appeared in all six of the club’s 2008 postseason games and tied for the team lead in points (1g-3a). Led all NSH forwards in average time on ice (20:55). Notched a point in each of the team’s first three playoff games (1g-3a). Played in three of NSH five 2007 WCQ games vs. SJ, missing the final 2 games due to injury. Scored his first career NHL playoff goal in Game 1 (April 21) of the 2006 WCQ vs. SJ.